Anne Émond to receive Claude Jutra Award for Nuit #1

Anne Émond to receive Claude Jutra Award for Nuit #1

The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television (ACCT) has announced today that this year’s Claude Jutra Award, which is given every year since 1993 to the director of a first feature, would be presented to Anne Émond for her film Nuit #1.

Helga Stephenson, Interim CEO, ACCT: “The Academy is thrilled to present cinéaste Anne Émond with the Claude Jutra Award for Nuit #1 which is a very daring and accomplished debut feature.”

At the 32nd Annual Genie Awards on March 8th, Nuit #1 will also be in the running for the Best Original Screenplay (Anne Émond) and Best Actress (Catherine De Léan) awards.

+

Posted in

Film News